BLYTON, Enid (author). Lilian BUCHANAN (illustrator). The Mystery of the Strange Messages. Being the Fourteenth Adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog. London, Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1957.
8vo. Original grey linson boards, lettered and decorated in red, preserved in pictorial dustwrapper with wrap-around design; pp. [vi] + 186; illustrated in line; a near fine and uninscribed copy with light soiling to edges of book block, protected by a fresh, unclipped dustwrapper (8s. 6d.) with a touch of fading to spine, some light rubbing, and nicking to spine ends.
First edition. The fourteenth adventure of the Five Find-Outers and Dog.